As a specialized, open source statistical environment, R represents the primary analysis language for many data scientists and statisticians. R has recently undergone a significant shift in user base and is gaining wider adoption in the business world. By extending Power BI with R, Microsoft has created several opportunities to enhance your Business Intelligence solutions.
On top of R’s versatility for data science, it’s a great language and ecosystem for work related to both data visualization and data processing. With that versatility, major challenges can arise in reporting – but it doesn’t have to be that way.